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Artist Boat is Hiring!
Escape to the beautiful views and scenic landscape of the Coastal Heritage Preserve and Galveston Bay. Employment at Artist Boat offers many amenities, such as access to trails, the birding tower, our new treehouse, and even the swimming pool. Don’t just sit in a boring break room at lunch. Take a walk, get a breath of fresh air and enjoy the wildlife of the prairie.
Help Save Galveston Wilderness
We’re asking one million people to donate $10 to protect the Galveston Island ecosystem and #BeOneInAMillion!
Public Eco-Art Kayak Adventures
Adventure and Art have returned! Book an Eco-Art Kayak Adventure for yourself, a group, or your family.
Artist Boat’s World Ocean Day Festival
Learn more about this year’s World Ocean Day Events!
Summer Eco-Art & ECO Camps
Campers age 5-15 find education and inspiration through science and art.
Open Workdays at the Coastal Heritage Preserve
Join us at the Artist Boat Coastal Heritage Preserve for Open Workdays. We host these volunteer days on Thursdays & Saturdays monthly. Typical tasks performed are site-based landscaping at one of several educational or public sites on the preserve along with minor maintenance at these sites. Help us restore these wetlands & coastal prairies to their natural beauty and enjoy spending time in this exclusive natural area of Galveston.
Upcoming Open Workdays Schedule
May 20th & 25th June 15th & 17th
July 13th & 15th Aug. 10th & 19th
Sept. 14th & 23rd
Register for Sea Citizen Orientation
Artist Boat is currently recruiting passionate individuals who will volunteer to assist in maintaining the Coastal Heritage Preserve, educating the public, hosting outreach events and booths, hosting fundraising events, or helping out around the office.
Sea Citizens are a regular force of specialized volunteers at the Artist Boat Headquarters & on the Coastal Heritage Preserve. Most Sea Citizens will have specific jobs and/or tasks that they oversee either weekly, monthly, or on another regular schedule as needed. The average Sea Citizen volunteers for 4-8 hours per month.
Project S.I.T. (Seawall Interpretive Trail)
Beautifying 70 Galveston Seawall Benches into Educational Works of Art
Use Giving Assistant free to support Artist Boat Inc. while you shop. Find out more.